Average Hourly Rate for GameStop Corp. Employees

GameStop Corp. is a computer and computer software stores firm headquartered in Grapevine, Texas that hires for Assistant Store Manager positions, Retail Store Assistant Manager roles, and more. Median pay for GameStop Corp. workers sits around $11.46 per hour, and overtime compensation can push that up to $23.43. What you do at the company plays the largest role in compensation at GameStop Corp., but where you live and your experience level affect income (to a lesser degree) as well. The data in this summary comes from the PayScale salary survey.

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About This Company

Grapevine, Texas 76051


Computer and Computer Software Stores

Game Stop, gamestop, Gamestop, Inc.

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Nearing the top of the pay scale are Retail Store Managers, Retail Store Assistant Managers, Assistant Store Managers, and Retail Assistant Managers; while the first receives the highest median pay at around $16.81 per hour, the other salaries come in at $12.21, $12.05, and $11.95, respectively. Cashiers make an average about $7.86, close to the bottom of the company pay scale.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (approximately $16.00 per hour) can be spotted in Salt Lake City, Utah; Dallas, Texas ($14.66), Houston, Texas ($13.00), and New York, N.Y. ($10.00) are the next top-paying cities. Approaching the lower end of the pay scale (at approximately $7.59) is Mebane, N.C. Pay rates in the United States are highest in the state of California, where they average to about $14.28 per hour.

Years of Experience

For those who claim five to nine years of work experience, pay on average amounts to around $11.97 per hour. Overall, the greater share of GameStop Corp. folks have one to four years of experience and earn an average approximately $10.95 per hour.

Certifications and Degrees

Certified ServSafe Food Handlers receive bigger paychecks (about $10.74 per hour) than those without credentials. GameStop Corp. provides the highest financial reward to those with an Associate of Arts (AA) — these employees rake in $15.72 per hour.


In this role, the best-paying skill appears to be Inventory Management; individuals who claim it among their capabilities enjoy a higher median salary of $12.38 per hour. A skill that is commonly seen around here is Customer Service; a strong majority deem it necessary for work. Other skills in demand are Retail, Sales, and Customer Relations.

Benefits and Perks

GameStop Corp. lets only 35 percent take paid vacation and only a quarter of survey participants take sick leave. GameStop Corp. sponsors a 401(k) program, and around one in four workers use this option to save for their retirement. Health insurance comes as part of the deal for a majority of survey participants, and more than half of workers report receiving dental coverage as well. GameStop Corp. also dishes out privileges such as a casual working environment, flexible hours, tuition reimbursement, and company store discount.

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Key Stats for GameStop Corp.


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$8 - $12
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$8 - $13
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5-9 years
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 36 votes.

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